British RoyalsQueen Elizabeth II

Three Iconic Outfits from The Queen's Jubilees

The Royal Collection Trust has three different exhibitions this summer in honour of The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee. The exhibition at Holyrood features three of Her Majesty’s Jubilee looks from her reign. The Queen’s Silver Jubilee in 1977 was more understated than we have come to expect in the twenty-first century but her style was not. The exhibition features a bright pink day dress…
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European RoyalsThe Netherlands

Queen Máxima learns about making curtains for palace

Queen Máxima of the Netherlands had a busy Thursday and was on an engagement literally close to home.  On Thursday morning, Máxima visited the TextielMuseum in Tilburg. Conservators at the museum are currently working on repairing and restoring curtains from the Chinese Hall at the Paleis Huis ten Bosch, as well as creating new curtains.  She met with museum staff to discuss how the…
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British RoyalsDenmarkEuropean Royals

Queen Margrethe hands out "Queen's Clock"

Queen Margrethe of Denmark has had a busy June this year and carried out another engagement on Friday, 24 June, in Copenhagen with an annual event.  On Friday, Margrethe visited the Life Guards’ barracks in Copenhagen to present the Queen’s Clock. She attended the Royal Life Guards ‘Anniversary Parade in Gothersgade and presented the honour. The Queen chose a bright pink skirt suit…
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Palaces & BuildingsThe Netherlands

Tickets to Noordeinde Palace now on sale

Summer visits to royal palaces are possible again, with a Dutch palace opening its doors.  According to the Dutch Royal Family’s official Twitter, tickets are available to visit Noordeinde Palace on 23 July, 30 July, 6 August, and 13 August. Visitors will be able to book tickets for both the working palace and the stables.  Tickets are available through the official website here, along…
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